construction

  1. Ron Strider

    Nova Scotia: Truro Cannabis Plant Contract Awarded

    Dreams of a medical marijuana production facility in Truro are one step closer to fruition. The Truro Herbal Co. (THC) has awarded a contract to Lindsay's Construction of Dartmouth for the development of a state-of-the-art cannabis production facility in Truro. The company says...
  2. Ron Strider

    Hemp Insulation Being Used In Lexington House Project

    Hemp enthusiasts are working on the first house to be insulated with hemp grown in Kentucky. During a workshop on Friday in Lexington, participants made insulation for a house under construction on York Street. Kris Nonn, director of design and construction at North Limestone Community...
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    Inacid's Indoor Lucky Charms SCROG Grow Journal - 2017

    Strain: Lucky Charms - hybrid 3 plants from clones currently 5 weeks into veg Soil: Fox Farms Ocean Forest amended with 30% perlite Light: Vegging with a t5 will flower with an aircooled 600 watt HPS Room has been fluctuating from around 60 to 90 or so due to the setup...
  4. K

    PA: Company Grows To Include Division To Build Medical Marijuana Facilities

    Quarryville, Pa. - The construction company, Paul Risk Associates Inc., has been in business for nearly 80 years. When the medical marijuana bill passed, one of their customers asked them about building a facility where he could grow and process marijuana. The president, D.J. Risk, decided to...
  5. K

    The High Risks And Rewards Of Legalized Marijuana For The Construction Industry

    The legalization of cannabis - otherwise known as marijuana, in addition to a host of other terms - is a hot-button topic in U.S. politics. Currently, 25 U.S. states have cannabis-use laws on the books, with nine more taking the authorization for either medical or recreational use to the voters...
  6. K

    OR: Bend Marijuana Operation To Expand

    Bend-based Oregrown Industries Inc. announced Tuesday that it plans to more than double the size of its marijuana dispensary in downtown Bend. The expansion will increase the size of Oregrown's dispensary, at 1199 NW Wall St., from 650 square feet to approximately 1,600, according to the news...
  7. R

    Using Hemp In Construction

    Hemp for use in construction forms a relatively small, but growing, proportion of the output from hemp farming in the UK. The main ways in which hemp is used in construction are to make hempcrete and to provide fibres for quilt insulation. 'Hempcrete' is the popular term for a hemp—lime...
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    Prep & Build Journal for Attic Indoor Grow - Using 400W HPS & Soil Medium

    Hello future friends and collaborators! I've become familiar with seeking needed information here, and excited to share my journey as I attempt my first indoor grow! Here are a few pics of the raw space I am dedicating for this adventure: Plan to have an enclosed structure...
  9. GreenChrome

    Giving back- DIY advice for grow room construction.

    Hey 420 friends. I am starting this thread to help out with your grow room construction questions. Framing? drywall? Hanging a door? etc. Let me know what you are trying to accomplish and I will give you my best ideas, solutions, and advice. We can figure out your list of supplies, plans, and...
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    How do you collect Your Coco water Runoff?

    Hello there Everyone, I'm on a mission to find the most efficient method to collect runoff water that comes with growing in a coco-based medium. Anyone who has ever grown in coco (or soil) knows that runoff water can be quite a nuisance. Aside from just being plain old messy, runoff water...
  11. R

    Grow-Lab Construction - DESIGN

    Hello everyone! I'm about to set up my Prop 215 Grow-Lab/cab within a closet and I'm looking for as much feedback as possible on my new closet Grow-Lab design. For starters, I'm going to post a few images of the blueprints I have put together to see what kind of response I get. As I get more...
  12. LadyLiberty

    LadyLiberty Growbox Construction- 150w HPS 16in x 16in x 4ft

    Hey guys LL here, Im about to walk you through how i am making my a four foot tall semi stealth box. For a bit of background information, i have a plant going on to 3 weeks flower, and would like a safer and more consistent growing space for it. She is mostly sativa, and i would love to...